Happy Holidays from UnderScoopFire!

A Decade Before the Mall of America Did, Children’s Television Had a Black Santa Claus, and the World Didn’t End

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Disney did it way before Mall of America.

Download and Print Your ‘Jelly of the Month Club’ Certificate Here

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Download and print the Jelly of the Month Club certificate here, and you can be everyone’s Frank Shirley this year!

Ten 80s Cartoon Characters Who Are Impossible to Christmas Shop For

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Some 80s cartoon characters are easy to shop for at Christmas time. Skeletor? A reservation for one at Castle Grayskull’s throne room. Others, not so much.

10 Things to Think About the Next Time You Watch National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

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Thanksgiving has come and gone (at last) and we are now free to shamelessly celebrate the greatest time of year once again.

Power-Ranking the Characters of Bob Rivers’ “The Twelve Pains of Christmas”

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On the eve of their 30th anniversary, a definitive power ranking of the characters in The Twelve Pains of Christmas.

17 Things You Might Not Know About the WPIX ‘Yule Log’

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I decided to go a little deeper this year on Yule Log yore. Here are 17 things you might not know about the WPIX Yule Log (and some imitators).

The 11 Weirdest Things My Kids Asked for This Christmas

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Man, we’ve raised some odd children.

Movies You’re Likely to Watch Again This Christmas

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Five movies we love to watch every Christmas season.

Instant Classics: The 10 Best Christmas Songs of Our Generation

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There are few “modern marvels” when it comes to Christmas songs, but our generation can lay claim to SOME original classics.